"Yet another brilliant baseball tale by a first-rate storyteller. The ongoing sage of Mickey Tussler will speak powerfully to young readers as well as anyone of any age who truly loves our national pastime." - Howie Rose, WFAN Sports Radio
"Remarkable. The very best in today's baseball fiction just got a little better." -Don Williams, retired sports columnist, Newark Star Ledger
"Will win over kids and parents alike. Read it together one summer between ballgames and on a family vacation." - Peter Schilling, Author, The End of Baseball
"A moving story about an exceptional boy with uncommon athletic ability. This novel harkens back to the days when baseball was King." - Chris Platt, award winning YA author
"Frank Nappi knocks another one out of the ballpark! If there were a Hall of Fame for Baseball books, this heart-warming Mickey Tussler series would be in it." - Betty Dravis, author
About the Author
Frank Nappi has taught high school English and Creative Writing for over twenty years. His debut novel, Echoes From The Infantry, received national attention, including MWSA's silver medal for outstanding fiction. His follow-up novel, The Legend of Mickey Tussler, garnered rave reviews as well, including a movie adaptation of the touching story "A Mile in His Shoes" starring Dean Cain and Luke Schroder. Frank continues to produce quality work, including Sophomore Campaign, the intriguing sequel to the much heralded original story and the thriller, NOBODY HAS TO KNOW, which received an endorsement from #1 New York Times bestselling author Nelson DeMille. Frank is presently at work on a third installment of his Mickey Tussler series and his next thriller. He lives on Long Island with his wife Julia and their two sons, Nicholas and Anthony.